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Alumni Affairs (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONAugust 15, 2014
I have nothing bad to really say, i work for my university and overall i think they did a great job of accommodating their employees. the only problem I found was that they should have more flexible/openness to employees having more hours.
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Good
Research Assistant (Current Employee), Waterloo, ONAugust 9, 2014
I come to university at 9:30 and start my work by answering questions from students about the course. Every week, I set up an office hour specifically for answering students' questions. As well, I give them tutorial weekly. I used to prepare some relevant materials such as summarizing the concepts and making up corresponding questions before the tutorials.My – more... colleges are masters and phd students. Sometimes, I will face with a lot of tasks at one time and have to management them wisely. However, when I get compliments from professors and students, I feel extremely happy. – less
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Research and design of Smart Grid
Graduate RA & TA (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONJuly 11, 2014
I have worked as a Graduate Research Assistant (RA) and Teaching Assistant (TA) in this University. I have conducted research on Smart Grid design for two years with the collaboration of NSERC Smart Migrogrid Network (NSMG-NET). I have successfully concluded my research work with a new approach of real-time control of large load (Residential, Commercial – more... & Industrial) modeling from Smart grid perspective. – less
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Excellent work enviroment.
Post Doctoral Fellow (Former Employee), Waterloo ONTARIOJune 23, 2014
knowlegable and helpfull colleagues. Great Infrastructure for electrical engineering.
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not a healthy environment
Faculty (Former Employee), AHSJune 13, 2014
I worked in a health field yet the work-life balance was anything but healthy.
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Diversified working environment with great potential professional opportunity
Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMay 27, 2014
Great place to work, especially when financial aid is needed
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Hard working and innovative
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMay 15, 2014
University of Waterloo famous for its co-educational program. It has very high reputation in Science and Engineering. There are nearly 26,000 undergraduate and over 4,000 post-graduate students. Alumni and former students of the university can be found across Canada and in over 140 countries.
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amazing
student (Current Employee), Waterloo, ONMay 8, 2014
friendly environment, lots of opportunities along with good working environment and kind people
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Teaching Assistant
Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMay 5, 2014
• Proctored exams, organized markers to mark exam papers and recorded the marks
• Responded the web task and created answers for quizzes and assignments
• Organized tutorial lectures and helped students in the tutorial center
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Productive, Stress free work environment
Web Developer (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONApril 29, 2014
Pros: felexible hours
• Built and maintained server side and client side software programs
• Designed web pages, web Interfaces, graphics, images
• Developed builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking
• Database schema design and administration
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Rewarding experience
Supported Learning Group Leader (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONApril 19, 2014
The work I did with the Student Success Office and the department of Economics at UW was based on providing ECON 101 students with a safe and inviting learning environment that promoted self learning and good studying habits as well as reinstating the lecture content through biweekly supported learning group sessions. It was a great experience helping – more... students not only understand lecture material but also help them in understanding university life, school dynamics and opportunities available academically and socially on campus. – less
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PhD Gradudated School
RESEARCH ASSISTANT (Current Employee), Waterloo, ONApril 10, 2014
Pros: flexible
Cons: time constrained(need to graduate), low wage(stipend for student is limited)
Graduated school in University of Waterloo. Heavily depends on your supervisor and project.
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Great place to work
Teaching Assitant (Former Employee), Stratford, ONApril 5, 2014
Competitive salary as a student, and its a great place to work
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A great place to work
Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMarch 29, 2014
Considerate and perceptive managers. Excellent work/life balance.
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It was a learning experience.
Fire Safety Research Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMarch 25, 2014
Mostly involved theoretical research with some forms of practical research.management was very supportive.
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Promoted the Residences at UWaterloo
Residence Marketer and Promoter (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMarch 17, 2014
Pros: great networking
Cons: less larger event planning
- Helped set up various promotions and events (such as University-wide events like We Day)
- Most enjoyable part of the job was working with a team of three others; we got to work together to come up with media content for marketing (such as contests and video blogs)
- My management was great; they met weekly with us and we discussed ideas and went – more... about or work on our own time. – less
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Informative Job
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMarch 13, 2014
I look forward to work in such an environment always. Learning in such an environment is always fun. The management and co-workers are always friendly and I just loved my project. The hardest part of the job is night shift. The most enjoyable part is everything related to this job.
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Fun workplace
Animal Care Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONMarch 4, 2014
Pros: great people and workplace.
This coop experience taught me about various laboratory skills and animal care skills.
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Warm positive environment
CONSULTANT, RESEARCH (Current Employee), Milton, ONFebruary 26, 2014
Positive environment which fosters both growth team work and critical thinking.
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Enjoyable and friendly place to work at
Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Waterloo, ONFebruary 18, 2014
Fun, interactive, enlightening and progressive work environment

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